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PLANNER I

 

Assists Planning Director with overall planning, economic development, zoning, community development, land management and related functions. Maintains all planning case files, compile data and related reports, and perform special projects as assigned.  Performs short- and long-range planning, economic research and development, land development and management, zoning review, and, community development and state and federal grant functions in accordance with assigned responsibilities. Salary begins $54,059.20+, DOE/Q, including benefits. 

 

Click links below for job description, application and qualifications information.   Contact hr@cityofsitka.org or (907) 747-1816 with any questions.  Application deadline:  December 4, 2019   EOE.

 

Planner I Job Description

Employment Application

 

 

 

ADMINISTRATION/DEPARTMENT HEAD POSITIONS

 

ASSESSOR - Job and Location Information 2019

Responsible for planning, organizing and directing an effective and efficient program for the continual assessment of property in the City and Borough.  Provide for consistent application of State statutes and City and Borough ordinances relative to the appraisal process. 

 

The principal function is to plan, organize and direct the appraisal and assessment functions. The work is performed under the direct supervision of the Administrator, but extensive leeway is granted for the exercise of independent judgment and initiative.  Responsible for the overall direction of the department employees, including but not limited to hiring, training, discipline, and employee evaluation. The nature of the work performed requires that an employee in this class establish and maintain effective working relationships with other Department and City employees, contractors, agencies and other taxing jurisdictions and the public.  The principal duties of this class are performed in a general office work environment and an outdoor environment that may involve adverse weather conditions and related hazards.  Annual Salary $86,132.80 plus DOE/Q.

 

  • Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelors’ Degree or equivalent in Business Administration, Economics or related field;
  • Considerable experience in real and personal property appraisal, customer service and supervision; or
  • Any equivalent combination of experience, education and training which provides the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform the work.
  • Ability to obtain the designation of Alaska Certified Assessor Appraiser Level 3 within 18 months of hire and maintain thereafter.
  • Possess and maintain of a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Alaska.

Job Description

Employment Application

 

 

ELECTRIC UTILITY DIRECTOR - Job and Location Information 2019

 

Supervise and coordinate activities of power generation, transmission and distribution for the City and Borough of Sitka. 36 MW hydroelectric, 27 MW diesel generation, 24.5 MW peak load; 69 kV transmission; distribution to pop. 9000, 3 major seafood freezer plants, major hydro expansion completed December 2014.   Direct supervision is exercised over the work of all Electric Utility Department employees including FT staff of 30+, 25-member IBEW unit. Leadership, long-range vision, FERC licensing experience desired.  The work is performed under the direct supervision of the Administrator but extensive leeway is granted for the exercise of independent judgment and initiative.  Performs duties of other employees in the Electric Department as required or assigned by supervisory personnel. Maintain effective working relationships with other Department and City employees, Assembly members, contractors, consultants, other utilities, State and Federal representatives and the public. The principal duties of this class are performed in a general office environment however work may be performed in an outdoor environment which may involve adverse weather conditions and related hazards in which the employee is subject to potential personal danger.  Annual Salary 127,233+ DOE/Q

 

Click on the above link to find out more about the job and Sitka, Alaska.  Complete job description and applications are located at the below links. 

 

Return completed applications, resumes and cover letters to Human Resources, 100 Lincoln Street, Sitka AK 99835, email hr@cityofsitka.org or fax (907) 747-1846 by November 7, 2019.   Open until filled.  EOE 

 

Job Description

Employment Application

 

 

 

SITKA POLICE DEPARTMENT POSITIONS – Open Until Filled – EOE; DOE

 

Benefits include, but not limited to, 100% employer-paid health benefits (medical, dental and vision) for employee and family; retirement systems through Public Employees Retirement System (PERS) and Empower; 11 paid holidays; annual leave; employer-paid uniforms (excluding boots) and property required for positions. 

 

All positions require ability to maintain confidentiality of information; ability to learn access procedures and use of a variety of databases; ability to deal effectively with persons of varied backgrounds and deal effectively with high stress situations.  Mandatory shifts to include nights, weekends, holidays and overtime, both scheduled and emergency.  H/S diploma or GED; Dispatch must be at least 18 years of age; Police officers minimum 21 years of age.  Testing and background checks included in selection process.

 

 DISPATCH AND RECORDS CLERK

 

Perform a variety of routine clerical, administrative, and technical work in receiving and dispatching routine and emergency information.  Knowledge of or ability to learn office practices and procedures and the use of office equipment and multi-line telephone system and multi-channel two-way radio. Knowledge of or ability to learn procedures and precedents for collecting, summarizing, and relating data which is highly confidential and/or sensitive.

 

Ability to type 35 WPM.  On-site view of job specifications encouraged and can be scheduled by contacting Lyn at 747-3245. 

 

 Job Description

Dispatch and Records Clerk Application

 

 

 POLICE OFFICERS

 

Preference given to applicants with current certification as police officer. Mandatory 12-hour shift work include nights, weekends, holidays and overtime, both scheduled and emergency with 4 days on/3 days off, 3 days on/4 days off.  Must meet minimum standards of Alaska Police Standards Council for Police Officers. 

 

 Job Description

 F-3 Appplication for Police Officers

 

Return all applications by mail, fax or email to Human Resources, 100 Lincoln Street, Sitka AK 99835; fax (907) 747-1846; email hr@cityofsitka.org. Call (907) 747-1816 with any questions. 

 

 

 

For all positions, send or fax completed single page applications (please do not submit applications copied front and back), resumes and references to:

The City and Borough of Sitka
Attn: Human Resources
100 Lincoln Street
Sitka, AK 99835
Human Resources: (907) 747-1816 Fax: (907) 747-1846
Email hr@cityofsitka.org with any questions.

The City and Borough of Sitka is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

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